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Fossil specimen : SM A 15493 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Ptychopariida

Fossil Name Pseudatops reticulata (Walcott)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pseudatops reticulata (Walcott)

Atops reticulata var. comleyensis Cobbold: Holotype

Registration No. A 15493
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Cobbold, Edgar Sterling (1851-1936)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Comley Quarry, Comley, Shropshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit E. bellimarginatus Limestone (horizon Ac3)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cambrian Period (Cambrian Period) (485.4 – 541 Ma B.P.)


Cobbold, E.S. 1936. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xcii (1): p.231 pl. xv figs.1 a-e

Lake 1940. A monograph of the British Cambrian Trilobites Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.293 pl. xlii figs.1-3

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